2 GOLD MERCURY INTERNATIONAL Global Governance: Towards a New Ethic
“For the last thirty years […] when asking ourselves whether we support a proposal or initiative, we have not asked, is it good or bad? Instead we inquire: Is it efficient? Is it productive? Would it benefit gross domestic product? Will it contribute to growth? This propensity to avoid moral considerations, to restrict ourselves to issues of profit and loss—economic questions in the narrowest sense—is not an instinctive human condition. It is an acquired taste.” Tony Judt, What Is Living and What Is Dead in Social Democracy?
Published on Jan 14, 2014
This paper proposes a holistic return to a dialogue of global ethics, values and morality to change behaviour within global leadership and t...